#146B76 Hex Code

Color Name: Blue Sapphire

What is hex #146B76 Color?

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The color name of hex code #146B76 is Blue Sapphire. The RGB values are (20, 107, 118) which means it is composed of 8% red, 44% green and 48% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:83 M:9 Y:0 K:54. In the HSV/HSB scale, #146B76 has a hue of 187°, 83% saturation and a brightness value of 46%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Hex #146B76 Color Codes

Color NameBlue Sapphire
RGB Values(20, 107, 118)
CMYK Values(83%, 9%, 0%, 54%)
HSV/HSB Values(187°, 83%, 46%)
Closest Web Safe#006666
Inverse Color#EB9489 [Dark Salmon]
Closest Pantone®7700 C
Closest RAL5019 [Capri blue]
Complementary Color#761F14 [Persian Plum]
#146B76 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#525252
Weighted Average (Most Common)#525252
Weighted Average (Luma)#595959
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9A9A9A

Hex #146B76 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 146B76. Complementary color is 761F14

Complementary Palette

The complement of #146B76 is #761F14 which is called Persian Plum. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #146B76 color is offered by #761F14. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (146B76, 143A76 and 147650)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #146B76 are #143A76 and #147650, called Dark Cerulean and Salem, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #146B76 with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (146B76, 76143A and 765014)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #146B76 are #76143A (Claret) and #765014 (Field Drab). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (146B76, 76146B and 6B7614)

Triadic Palette

#146B76 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #76146B (Midnight) and #6B7614 (Bronze Yellow) along with #146B76, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (146B76, 76146B, 761F14 and 14761F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #146B76 has #76146B (Midnight), #761F14 (Persian Plum) and #14761F (La Salle Green). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (146B76, 501476, 761F14 and 3A7614)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #146B76 contains #501476 (Blue-Violet (Color Wheel)), #761F14 (Persian Plum) and #3A7614 (Metallic Green). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Hex #146B76 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #146B76 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

Shades of Blue Sapphire Color


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#146B76 Color Patterns

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    Blue Sapphire Gingham Checks

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    Blue Sapphire Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Blue Sapphire Polka Dots Pattern

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    Blue Sapphire Honeycomb Pattern

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    Blue Sapphire Leaves Pattern

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    Blue Sapphire Houndstooth Pattern

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    Blue Sapphire Trellis Pattern

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    Blue Sapphire Plaid Pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.